Estádio do Zimpeto

Geographic coordinate system 2011 All-Africa Games Association football
Estádio do Zimpeto
Full nameEstádio Nacional do Zimpeto
LocationMaputo, Mozambique
Coordinates25°49′41″S 32°34′30″E / 25.828°S 32.575°E / -25.828; 32.575Coordinates: 25°49′41″S 32°34′30″E / 25.828°S 32.575°E / -25.828; 32.575
Capacity42,000
Construction
Opened2011
Construction costUSD$ 65 million
Tenants
Mozambique national football team

Estádio do Zimpeto is a multi-use stadium in Zimpeto - an outlying neighborhood of Maputo, Mozambique, which was inaugurated on 23 April 2011.[1] It is mainly used for football and was the main stadium for the 2011 All-Africa Games and 2017 Lusophony Games. It has a capacity of 42,000 spectators. The stadium was built with funds from the Chinese government.

It was constructed by Chinese company Anhui Foreign Economic Construction Group.

References

  1. ^ National Stadium inaugurated mozambiquehighcommission.org.uk